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windburn

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noun wind·burn \-ˌbərn\

Simple Definition of windburn

  • : a red and sore area on the skin that is caused by cold or very strong wind

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of windburn

  1. :  irritation of the skin caused by wind

windburned

play \-ˌbərnd\ adjective

Examples of windburn in a sentence

  1. His face was red from windburn.



1925

First Known Use of windburn

1925

Rhymes with windburn

adjourn, astern, attorn, casern, concern, discern, downturn, epergne, eterne, extern, heartburn, Hepburn, intern, in turn, inurn, kick turn, lucerne, Lucerne, nocturn, nocturne, outturn, return, sauternes, secern, sojourn, star turn, stem turn, step turn, sunburn, unlearn, upturn, U-turn


Medical Dictionary

windburn

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noun wind·burn \-ˌbərn\

Medical Definition of windburn

  1. :  irritation of the skin caused by wind

windburned

\-ˌbərnd\play adjective



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